Robert Wallis

Principal in Charge & Project Architect

With more than 20 years of experience, Robert is solution-oriented and prides himself on providing innovative designs that meet his client’s design, schedule, and budget parameters. His experience as a California licensed architect ranges from pre-design through post-occupancy services, including facility programming, workshops, and community consensus building, site planning, facility assessments, architectural design and documentation, project and team management, LEED Certification, construction administration and post-occupancy services.
 
Robert has extensive working knowledge of applicable codes, approval, and closeout processes, and takes a collaborative approach when solving problems. He has effectively delivered projects in the Design-Bid-Build and Integrated-Project-Delivery methods. His friendly and flexible nature is a wonderful addition to any team.​​​​​​​​​​​​
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PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

WALLIS DESIGN STUDIO ARCHITECTS, INC
President - Grass Valley, CA                  2010-Current

REGISTRATIONS

Licensed in the states of
  • California - C30915
  • Nevada - 7139
National Council of Architectural Registration Board NCARB
  • Certificate No. 70812
EDUCATION
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Bachelor of Architecture
  • California College of the Arts
PROFESSIONAL INVOLVEMENT
  • American Institute of Architects
  • Nevada County Contractors Assoc.
  • Chamber of Commerce
COMMUNITY INVOLVEMENT
  • Foothill Hospitality House, Former Board President
  • City of Grass Valley Architect, Design Review Committee
LIST OF RECENT PROJECTS:
  • Cake Bakery - Tenant Improvement
  • Crystal Lake Family Camp
  • Kanes Restaurant - Bar and Lounge Expansion
  • Lake of the Pines Activity Center - Conceptual Design
  • Hospitality House - Emergency Homeless Shelter 
  • Hospitality House - Homeless Resource Day Center
  • Nevada Irrigation District - Employee Lounge T.I
  • Nevada Irrigation District - Office Renovation Expansion
  • Nevada Irrigation District - Camp Store Replacement
  • Nevada County - Sherriff’s Property Unit T.I.
  • Nevada County - Bost House Renovation
  • Nevada County - Eric Rood Administrative Center T.I.
  • Nevada County - Connecting Point Office T.I.
  • Nevada County - Odyssey House - Supportive Housing
  • Nevada County Superintendent of Schools - Office T.I.
  • River Valley Community Bank - Grass Valley Branch
  • River Valley Community Bank - Wheatland Branch
  • Scinto Group LLC - Office T.I.
  • Sierra Central Credit Union - Grass Valley Branch
  • Sierra Central Credit Union - Chico Branch
  • Tehama County - Transit Facility
  • The Grass Valley Group - Office T.I.
  • The Pines - 108 Unit Apartment Complex
  • The Village - Mixed-Use Building
  • Thirsty Barrel Taphouse & Grill - Restaurant T.I.
  • Friends of the Mission – Transitional Housing